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Is This A False Positive Or Trojan


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#1 erict91

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Posted 07 July 2007 - 10:39 PM

Hi everyone,

I am wondering wheather I have a false positive or a real trojan , heres story:

I try to start a game called counter strike that runs off of a program called steam. Everytime i try doing so, a thing from norton says that it has blocked a trojan virus, and that my computer is safe. When it does this, it stops the game from starting. I go to the log to figure out where this trojan is. This is the directory i get C:\Documents and Settings\hp owner\Local Settings\Temp\~57A.tmp Then I check that directory , and there is no such file there.

Is this a false positive? Is it a trojan? If it is a trojan, do you know how to remove it?

Thanks alot :D

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Posted 07 July 2007 - 10:54 PM

Run a scan of your machine with the F Secure Online Scanner Have it clean anything that it finds.
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Posted 08 July 2007 - 12:09 AM

If you want to run that scan you need to use internet explorer, it will not recognize firefox.

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